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Achilty Hotel

Achilty, Contin by Strathpeffer, Contin IV14 9EG, Scotland
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Contin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014
HullDave Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

It would appear that the Achilty is a shadow of its former self. It doesn’t operate as a hotel anymore which was a disappointment to us arriving at 7pm and hoping for a relaxing night eating in. Achility is now a bed and breakfast venue only so the “hotel” title is something of a misnomer. We received a warm welcome... More 

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CJWS, Owner at Achilty Hotel, responded to this review

With reference to review. Firstly the television is 19 inches. If the guest required a larger television he could have asked at the time. I tend not to overcook breakfasts. The observation could have been made at the time. All our guests are asked at the time if their meal is all right , I cannot remedy the problem after... More 

Alrewas, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Finding myself unexpectedly stranded in Cotin one night last December I was welcomed to the lovely friendly hotel of Ethel Slater and her husband Although closed for the winter they kindly welcomed me and provided me with a lovely meal, lots of kindness and a nice bed and breakfast I highly recommend this hotel to all And take this opportunity... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

We had a lovely clean and light room, lots of space and very comfortable bed. We think this B&B is a little gem! it has one of the best breakfasts in the Highlands and the hosts are really friendly too.

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Fort Augustus, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2012

hi myself and my wife stayed there in september lovely room cleaned every day we where there asked for a room on ground level we where given 2 to choose from room was coszy and warm great sleep at night breakfast was great , hosts very friendly great value for money breakfast set you up for the day the slaters... More 

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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012 via mobile

This B&B is advitised as a hotel when it dose not have any bar etc the woman on Saturday when we arrived was extremly rude made us pay on arrival we booked a twin room we got a double we arrived late 11pm but kept them informed as we were on motorbikes and had been travelling all day in heavy... More 

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CJWS, Owner at Achilty Hotel, responded to this review

Once again the review is not what one calls exact. My Wife was not rude to this person . Why did the Gentleman not request a change of room at the time? We have same sex couples staying all the time in double rooms. Ours is not to reason why!!!!!!!!!!! I have said on many occassions that anonymous reviews are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2012

We stayed for five nights. It is only a B&B. the owner's partner died and the couple, the Slaters, could not cope with a restuarant as well. However Mr Slater, with40 years in the hotel business, produces an excellent breakfast and the rooms are well equipped - What a change to find a shower of good pressure, good heat and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

This accommodation is not a hotel, and from the information on 'google' etc this is not clear. It is definitely a B&B, although it used to be a hotel. I arrived expecting to be able to have a drink from the bar etc, and perhaps a snack, and so was disappointed. As a B&B it was fine. I had a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2011

when you just used to turn up or see a hotel and stop and get booked in, paid £100 for 2 rooms, was very quiet and up for sale, was a real old fashioned place, dated and money needed to just tidy the edges, but this was fine for me, i like this type of small hotel, i dont mind... More 

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Portree, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2011

My wife and I stayed last night. [had booked online thro' booking.com- £60 for double room, B&B, seemed a v. good price]. We had eaten there a few years ago so were looking forward to an excellent evening meal and a few drinks before bed. However, we were disappointed to find on arrival that these facilities were no longer available,... More 

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Address: Achilty, Contin by Strathpeffer, Contin IV14 9EG, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Scottish Highlands > Ross and Cromarty > Contin
Amenities:
Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
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Ranked #2 of 2 Hotels in Contin
Number of rooms: 11
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